Moray Duke of Edinburgh's Award Committee (MDEAC)
Moray Duke of Edinburgh's Award Committee (MDEAC) is a registered Scottish charity (SCO43423) set up to support the adult volunteers and participants taking part in The Duke of Edinburgh's Award throughout Moray in partnership with Moray Council.
MDEAC is managed by a team of 7 office bearers, who also act as trustees for the Charity. Full membership of the committee is open to all group leaders and those involved in the day to day running of the DofE Award in Moray. Committee member can attend committee meetings to voice opinions or concerns and request assistance. The committee also offers an opportunity to engage views and experiences.
Publicising the DofE Award to potential funders and adult volunteers.
Fundraising through managing participants' expedition fees paid and raising funds from other sources.
Engaging with partners and potential sponsors and continuing to develop links within the local and wider community.
Processing applications for funding to support young people and the adult volunteers for items such as expedition equipment and volunteer training costs.
The committee shall meet at least four times a year and hold an Annual General meeting. The date of the last AGM was on 4 May 2020. The minutes for the AGM and last 2 routine meetings are at the links below.
Date of Next Meeting
To be confirmed. The agenda will be issued soon. Due to COVID restrictions the meeting will be online.
Derek Thomson (Chairperson)
Vince Stuart (Vice Chairperson)
Cliff Shardalow (Treasurer)
John Paisley (Secretary)
Duke of Edinburgh Moray Award Officer
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